In the spot light

Kerstin Stendahl appointed Executive Secretary ad interim of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions

Since April, 2014, Kerstin has served as Executive Secretary ad interim of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions.
Kerstin joined the Secretariat as Deputy Executive Secretary of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions in November 2012.
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The Director Welcome Word
Welcome to Basel Convention Regional Center for Training and Technology Transfer for the Arab States (BCRC-Egypt).
BCRC-Egypt was established in 2000 to be a credible Regional Center, capable of providing Quality Sound Management of Hazardous Wastes services and consultations acknowledged by the 22 member Arab countries. BCRC-Egypt is hosted by Cairo University, one of the most outstanding academic and research institutes in the region.
Despite the challenges that face the Center, we aspire to live up to the utmost expectations and facilitate the technology transfer concerning the important environmental issues that may face the Arab states. The services provided by the center are made possible by a dedicated staff of technical and administrative personnel who aspire to provide superior services to all the Arab states.

The Director Welcome Word

Welcome to Basel Convention Regional Center for Training and Technology Transfer for the Arab States (BCRC-Egypt).


BCRC-Egypt was established in 1998 to be a credible Regional Center, capable of providing Quality Sound Management of Hazardous Wastes services and consultations acknowledged by the 22 member Arab countries. BCRC-Egypt is hosted by Cairo University, one of the most outstanding academic and research institutes in the region.

Despite the challenges that face the Center, we aspire to live up to the utmost expectations and facilitate the technology transfer concerning the important environmental issues that may face the Arab states. The services provided by the center are made possible by a dedicated staff of technical and administrative personnel who aspire to provide superior services to all the Arab states.

All comments and feedback of the Arab members are always welcome via the contact details provided in the website.


Best Regards

Prof. Mostafa Hussein Kamel

BCRC-Egypt Director